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#Meteors

# meteors - Sunday 22 June, 2014

You can spot rare glowing clouds formed by meteors over Ireland Noctilucent This post contains images

You can spot rare glowing clouds formed by meteors over Ireland

These occur so high in the atmosphere that astronauts on the ISS can see them not too far below them.

# meteors - Sunday 28 April, 2013

NASA spots meteors crashing into Saturn's rings for first time

Saturn is now the only place besides Earth, the moon and Jupiter where scientists have been able to observe meteor impacts as they occur.

# meteors - Friday 15 February, 2013

Videos: Around 950 injured after meteor strikes central Russia Russia This post contains videos

Videos: Around 950 injured after meteor strikes central Russia

There was panic in the Russian Urals as a meteor or meteors fell IN the Chelyabinsk region, some 930 miles east of Moscow.

# meteors - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

2012: The year in space exploration 2012 Review This post contains images

2012: The year in space exploration

Landing on Mars, meteor showers and fixing the space station with a toothbrush – it’s been quite a year.

# meteors - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Geminid meteors to rain on Ireland tonight

Stargazers will be able to see a shooting star per minute without the use of a telescope or binoculars.

# meteors - Monday 19 November, 2012

600 year old meteors to rain on earth

Observers may see almost twice as many meteors per hour compared to last Saturday’s meteor shower.

# meteors - Friday 21 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: TheJournal.ie meets the presidential candidates; the latest from Libya; and why you should be VERY careful while shopping for wine.

# meteors - Friday 12 August, 2011

Watch out for shooting stars in the skies this weekend Meteor Shower This post contains videos

Watch out for shooting stars in the skies this weekend

The Perseid meteor shower will be visible in the skies above Ireland tonight and tomorrow night.

# meteors - Wednesday 17 November, 2010

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Ireland to brighten up with meteor shower tonight

Shooting stars to put on a show that will be visible to the naked eye.